Groves trial

Daniel Groves weeps during Dr. Susan Brown’s testimony of performing the autopsy on his infant son, Dylan Groves.

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Devastating day of physical evidence presented

Devastating day of physical evidence presented Details of body discovery and autopsy results provide drama on day four     By Bill Shope Scioto Voice Writer   The drama that began on Wednesday’s testimony carried over into day four of the murder trial of Daniel and Jessica Groves, as emotional testimony fiiled the courtroom from almost…

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Emotional testimony marks fourth day of Groves trial

  Physical evidence expected to be produced Thursday   By Bill Shope Scioto Voice Writer           It was a mix of detail oriented, emotional and tense testimony during the third day of the Groves murder trial taking place in the Scioto County Common Pleas courtroom of Judge Mark Kuhn.    The testimony presented also…

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Jessica Groves will plead guilty to murder

  Jessica Groves will plead guilty to murder Bombshell revelation opens second day of trial    By Bill Shope Scioto Voice Writer     The details of the case are familiar to almost everyone in this region, but what happened on the second day of the Groves murder trial certainly took most by surprise.  …

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Day 1; Jury seated in Groves’ murder trial

  Two defendants, Jessica Groves and her husband, Daniel Groves both stand charged with aggravated murder in the death of their son, 2-month old Dylan Groves. The pair also face numerous other counts, including charges stemming from January, 2019 through June 11th, 2019. Those charges include murder, kidnapping, child endangerment, tampering with evidence, interference with…

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Groves murder trial to take place January 6th

  Original date stands as no plea deal reached   By Bill Shope Scioto Voice Writer   Although the trial date had been set for some time, the courtroom of Common Pleas Judge Mark Kuhn was rife with tension, as Daniel and Jessica Groves appeared in court for a final pre-trial hearing regarding charges of…

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Land Bank takes down 100th Structure

Land Bank takes down 100thstructure   By Bill Shope Scioto Voice Writer           In what seems to be a never-ending battle to clean up the county, the Scioto County Land Reutilization Corporation (SCLRC) announced that it had recently brought down the 100thdilapidated structure within Scioto County, with another quickly following. “The 100thbuilding to come…

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